2001 BMW M3 (Used! Abused! Laguna Seca Blue!)
2009 VW Jetta TDI (the daily driver)
1997 VW Jetta GLS (the beater)
An armed citizenry is not the basis for our freedoms. Our freedoms rest on a moral consensus, enshrined in law, that in a democratic republic we work out our differences through reasoned, and sometimes raucous, argument.
Foreigners regularly express bewilderment that America may reject reform and stick with a system that drives families into bankruptcy when they get sick. That’s what they expect from the Central African Republic, not the United States. A public role in health care shouldn’t be any scarier or more repugnant than a public fire department.